Naseem leads the Alternative Legal Services (ALT) Corporate Johannesburg team and is focused on the service design, operations set up and continuous improvement associated with servicing high volumes of documents, which form part of a commercial transaction.
He has previously acted for large financial institutions, FMCG houses, manufacturing and telecoms companies across Europe, Africa and Asia–Pacific in acquisitions, large-scale outsourcing transactions, global rollouts of IT services and regulatory focused projects.
Earlier in his career Naseem trained and held an associate position at Norton Rose, before joining PepsiCo as legal counsel. He then went on to lead the delivery team for a Financial Times innovation winning NewLaw company with operations across Cape Town, London and Toronto, with a focus on managed legal services and volume contracting, before joining the ALT Corporate Johannesburg team in 2020.
- ALT was ranked Band 1 by Chambers and Partners, 2021, for Alternative Legal Services Providers (Litigation Services – Global Wide).
- The ALT Johannesburg team were Winners, at the African Legal Awards 2021, in the category of Alternative Legal Service Provider Team of the Year.
- Band 2, Alternative Legal Services Providers (Contract Lifecycle Management and Law Firm LPO – Global Wide), Chambers and Partners, 2021
Naseem holds dual bachelor degrees in management and law from the University of Cape Town, and an MBA from Warwick Business School, with a focus on data analytics and operations design within high volume commercial contracting.